Nadja Streiter, LMSW is passionate about helping people improve their quality of life and emotional well-being through the use of evidence based practice. She has long had a clinical interest in Internet and Technology Addiction in both adults and adolescents and understands there is great need to help people to find a balance between healthy and productive use of technology versus unhealthy overuse, dependence and addiction. She also treats Anxiety, Depression, ADHD, OCD and Social Anxiety.
Her therapeutic approach is to provide a non-judgmental and compassionate atmosphere and to create a collaborative relationship that stimulates hope and change. She also works to tackle underlying issues and teach concrete skills necessary for patients to achieve their goals.
Her background includes work with adults, children and adolescents suffering from a wide range of diagnoses including Depression, Anxiety, OCD, ASD, ADHD and Substance Abuse Disorders. In addition she has extensive experience facilitating psychotherapy and support groups.
Ms. Streiter received her Masters Degree in Social Work from Fordham University. She is a member of the National Association of Social Workers and the Phi Alpha Honor Society for Social Work. She has received specialized training in CBT, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness and Process Addictions. She also a Certified School Social Worker in the state of Connecticut.